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Pillow talk

Decor editor's picks: Give your home a lift

Need a home makeover that doesn’t cost thousands or involve TV crews and design divas?

All it takes is a couple of new throw cushions in your living room to give that favourite chair or ever-comfy couch a new lease on life. So, shop around – there are pillows that’ll freshen every look, from Zen to Modern to Classic. You’ll also find more cool cushions in your March issue of Chatelaine!
Yellow square, $20, HomeSense, 1/866/466-3707; Brown silk bloom, $26, Torre & Tagus, 1/800/423-4417; Multi-striped, $30, the Bay, www.hbc.com; Clementine Tree red silk with white floral, $48, Nestings, 416/604-3366; Fenja Rand silk cushion cover, $15, and Sjadaar inner cushion, $10, IKEA, www.ikea.ca.